Viewing US Senate Race, the Klobuchar Seat

One of the easiest political predictions is to make this election is to pick US Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) for reelection. As is seen in the MPR News and Star Tribune Minnesota Poll, and lacking a KSTP/Survey USA Poll for comparison, Klobuchar leads Rep Jim...

Kennedy for Senate

Here is an interesting item, which has come our way.  Freshman Congressman Mark Kennedy (R-MN02) is a name being brought up as a possible challenger to US Senator Paul Wellstone (D-MN). Some say Kennedy has taken the Republicans by storm in Washington DC. He flew with...

It’s Time to Stand Up for Steel

IT’S TIME TO STAND UP FOR STEEL by Kevin Fahey Today, the US Steel and Iron Ore Industry, pushed by depressed steel prices due to failed governmental trade policies, is on the brink of collapse.  Nineteen US steel companies and one Canadian company have filed for...

First Hundred Days

The initial measuring stick applied to politicians is the hiring decisions they make, and next, it is the actions taken over the first 100 days. US Senator Mark Dayton (D-MN), Congressman Mark Kennedy (R-MN02) and Congresswoman Betty McCollum (D-MN04) have all dealt...